Learning Activites

Week 31 – Building a Website From Start to Finish

Write a detailed brief for your website. Create a wireframe according to the brief. Draw some sketches to plan your design. Build a working websites according to these specs. It’s important for me to see that you can follow through on the entire process – from the brief to the completed website. Please explain why… Continue reading Week 31 – Building a Website From Start to Finish

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Week 29 – Providing Your Own Hosting Service

This learning activity is to acquire your own hosting service. This hosting service will be needed throughout the rest of your studies, and this Learning Activity is therefore mandatory. I already have one which I have been using for a few years now. My sites are hosted at Dreamhost, and domains include this one (camillaikorea.no… Continue reading Week 29 – Providing Your Own Hosting Service

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Week 28 – Analysing the Use of Design Fundamentals

Choose any one of the illustrations from the lesson “Design Drawing” and answer the following questions (when submitting your feedback – also provide the illustration you chose): My artwork of choice from this lesson is the following piece by Cyril Rolando. 1. What fundamentals are used successfully? Describe in detail what you think is the… Continue reading Week 28 – Analysing the Use of Design Fundamentals

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Week 28 – Focusing on Design With a Conscience

Analyse Sheppard Fairey’s poster for the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election and give your opinion on the use of style and its efficacy. Also critique the use of pastiche and typography. Write one page (about 350 words) on your opinion of this design and substantiate your answers with examples. The Hope poster made by Fairey for… Continue reading Week 28 – Focusing on Design With a Conscience

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Week 27 – Focusing on Pioneering Designers

Objetive observation During the interview, Marian mentions, “When I worked at Digitopolis, I was working almost entirely on the computer, basically the computer and with photography. And now I am using a wide variety of materials, sometimes still involved with a computer and sometimes just with the materials themselves. But having a space like this… Continue reading Week 27 – Focusing on Pioneering Designers